Lost City Arts

New York, NY

About Lost City Arts

Established in 1982 by owner James Elkind, Lost City Arts is recognized as a leading source of 20th century design and fine arts. The gallery specializes in collections of post-war American craft furniture with an emphasis on works by Harry Bertoia.

Lost City Arts

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Ruth Duckworth "Untitiled" Patinated Bronze Sculpture, USA Artist's Proof 2002
Ruth Duckworth "Untitiled" Patinated Bronze Scu...
Ruth Duckworth
Early 2000s American Abstract Sculptures
Ruth Duckworth, a sculptor whose work in clay and bronze included monumental sculptures and murals, as well as small-scale, intimate pieces. Her small works were often delicate and...
Murano Facetted Gray Glass "Battuto" Vase Signed Alberto Dona, Italy, 2017
Murano Facetted Gray Glass "Battuto" Vase Signe...
Alberto Donà
2010s Italian Vases
Blown Glass
Alberto Donà was born in Italy in 1944. He began working in the glass field at the age of 13. He worked with many masters in Murano during the 1960s. In the early 1970s Donà opened h...
Copper Spire from the Woolworth Building by Architect Cass Gilbert, USA, 1913
Copper Spire from the Woolworth Building by Arc...
Vintage 1910s American Gothic Revival Architectural Elements
This is a spire from the Woolworth Building which was designed in the European gothic style. The roof of the Woolworth Building underwent extensive repairs in the 1980s. Much of the ...
Tito Agnoli "P3" Woven Wicker Stackable Lounge Chairs for Bonacina, Italy, 1960s
Tito Agnoli "P3" Woven Wicker Stackable Lounge ...
Tito Agnoli
Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Lounge Chairs
Steel, Wicker
These chairs have a brilliantly simple design that is both beautifully sculptural and functional. They can be used indoors or outdoors having lacquered tubular steel frames and the n...
Harry Bertoia Sculptural Kinetic Handcrafted Si...
Harry Bertoia
Vintage 1940s American Collectible Jewelry
Sterling Silver
Bertoia learned the craft of metalsmithing at Detroit's Cass Technical School. When he was twenty two years old he was invited by Eliel Saarinen to oversee the metalworking studio at...
Jean Prouve Swing Arm Wall Light with Period Sh...
Jean Prouvé
Vintage 1950s French Mid-Century Modern Wall Lights and Sconces
There are few designs from the midcentury that define the simplicity and functionality of Prove's classic wall light. The shade is not documented as being from Alteliers Jean Prouve ...
Stilnovo Perforated Metal Three Pendant Chandel...
Vintage 1950s Italian Mid-Century Modern Chandeliers and Pendants
Brass, Aluminum
A rare model with great scale, the individual pendants are adjustable.
Blue Budding Vase by Pino Esposito, Italy, 2014
Pino Esposito
2010s Italian Vases
An striking piece of contemporary ceramics in the manner of Axel Salto budding vases.
Bronze Fountain Maquette by Edgar Britton
Edgar Britton
20th Century American Sculptures
Bronze, Marble
Acclaimed Colorado sculptor Edgar Britton (1901-82) completed a monumental bronze fountain in the 1950s, composed of a series of lilypad-like protrusions, water would flow naturally ...
Surrealist Painting "Party on Rubber Beach" by ...
Georg Broe
Vintage 1960s Danish Paintings
Broe was a member of the artists' groups "Rosa" and "The Surrealists" and regularly exhibited his work at the well-known "Charlottenborg" in Copenhagen in the 1960s.
Sculptural Spire by Will Gianotti
Will Gianotti
20th Century American Sculptures
Noted Pittsburgh artist Will Gianotti creates imaginative art works from weather worn and scrap materials in a variety of forms. This work is composed of lightly battered pine boards...
Period African Carving Pair of Lions
Vintage 1940s African Sculptures
Wonderful hardwood carving of pair of lions.

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